King's and Cheshire Regiment
|King's and Cheshire Regiment|
|Active||1999 – 2006|
- A (King's) Company Liverpool - (Liverpool Scottish)
- B (Cheshire) Company Warrington - (Cheshire)
- C (King's) Company Manchester - (King's)
- D (Cheshire) Company Crewe - (Cheshire)
The first Commanding Officer was Lt Col David Richardson MBE and the first Regimental Sergeant Major was WO1(RSM) Ian Foster, both having previously been with 5/8th (Volunteer) Battalion The King’s Regiment.
In July 2006 the King's Regiment companies were amalgamated with the Lancastrian and Cumbrian Volunteers to form the 4th Battalion (Volunteers), Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, and the Cheshire Regiment companies amalgamating with the West Midlands Regiment to form the 4th Battalion (Volunteers), Mercian Regiment.